IEC updates its common charging interoperability solution standard
IEC has issued an update to the common charging interoperability solution IEC 63002. With it, different product chargers implementing this solution can be used with any electronic device that also implements this solution.
Acumen 2021: save the date
During the four-day Acumen event, Agoria offers you an overview of the latest developments in areas of expertise relating to human resources, general regulations, technical regulations, innovation, etc. The next edition is...
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2021/535 under the General Safety Regulation - GSR2 - (EU) 2019/2144 is now available for the type-approval of vehicles
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2021/535 under the General Safety Regulation - GSR2 - (EU) 2019/2144 is now available for the type-approval of vehicles.
New tyres labels will apply to new tyres sold in the EU from 1 May 2021
Tyre energy labels introduced in 2012 aims to provide a clear and common classification of the tyres performances in terms of fuel efficiency, external noise and braking in the wet. The labels help consumers make purchasing...
Standardisation regarding “Surfaces with biocidal and antimicrobial properties”
Agoria has recently been recognised by the NBN as sector operator for ISO/TC 330 “Surfaces with biocidal and antimicrobial properties”.
BSI membership after the Transition Period
CEN and CENELEC are preparing the BSI membership after the transition period. What is the state of affairs today?
China proposes to establish an ISO Technical Committee on "Consumer product safety management"
A proposal to establish a new ISO technical committee on “Consumer product safety management" (TS/P 294) has been submitted by SAC (China).
Construction Products Regulation (CPR) - 'Withdrawn and outdated standards'
The European Commission (EC) presented the paper AG015-05.1 ‘Withdrawn and outdated standards’ at the last Advisory Group on construction products meeting, which took place on 6 March. There is no decision yet, but the EC wanted...
Review of the Construction Products Regulation (CPR)
In view of the revision of the CPR, the EC prepared the document "Refined indicative options for the review of the Construction Products Regulation", which includes a number of options for the potential revision of the CPR. The EC...
Energy Labelling Database (EPREL) partially ready for use in product compliance
The registration requirement in the Energy labelling database (EPREL) went into force early 2019, despite the fact that the database was not yet entirely complete. Over a year later, the database contains more than 210.000 models...